Area Sports

Remembering The Life Of The Paris “MVP” Mr. Je’Kobi Marshaun Wells

By Editor | January 8, 2021

    Saying Goodbye To A Former Local Star Athlete Gone Way Too Soon   IVAN K. RICE  I doctorofsports@aol.com   PARIS, KY – First and foremost, let it be known, this is not a goodbye. This is to say thank you Mr. Wells. Thank you for coming into our lives and giving us sports…

Just Ask The Doctor…. 2020 UK Orthopaedics/KHSAA Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl

By Editor | December 18, 2020

The Doctor Predicts Who Will Be This Year’s KY State High School Football Champions   IVAN K. RICE I doctorofsports@aol.com   LEXINGTON, KY – The road to Kroger Field is finally here as 12 teams punched their ticket to the 2020 UK Orthopaedics/KHSAA Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl, after several shockers and near upsets highlighted last week’s state…

Taesha Speaks: Can’t Stop … Won’t Stop

By Editor | December 17, 2020

Covid-19 Hasn’t Slowed Down Paris’ State Track Champion   IVAN K. RICE I doctorofsports@aol.com   PARIS, KY – Back in April, Taesha’s mom Stacey (heartbroken) said to her daughter, “Well Taesha, it’s official. The KHSAA has canceled all spring sports. So, unfortunately there won’t be a track season this year.” Taesha replied by saying, “Yeah, I…

Nicholas County Bluejackets Eyeing First Region Title Tonight In Williamsburg

By Editor | December 4, 2020

A Berth To The Final Four Will Also Be On The Line  (This game is part of the CLASS 1A 2020 UK ORTHOPAEDICS/KHSAA COMMONWEALTH GRIDIRON BOWL)   IVAN K. RICE I doctorofsports@aol.com CARLISLE, KY – There’s no secret that Covid-19 has played a role with the majority of the high school football teams in the state of…

KHSAA State Cross Country Championships Will Start Today At The Bourbon County Cross Country Course

By Editor | October 30, 2020

Several Lady Colonels And Colonels Will Participate At The State 2A Meet   IMMEDIATE RELEASE I KHSAA   PARIS, KY – History will be made at the 2020 KHSAA State Cross Country Championships, as the meet makes its debut at the Bourbon County Cross Country Course in Paris. This will mark the first time since 1978…

Volleyball Lady Colonels Will Play Scott High Tonight In The 10th Region Tournament

By Editor | October 27, 2020

Second Straight Appearance At The Region Tournament For Sosby’s Lady Colonels   IVAN K. RICE I doctorofsports@aol.com   TAYLOR MILL, KY – For the second consecutive season, Coach Stephanie Sosby’s Bourbon County Lady Colonel Volleyball Team will play the Scott High Eagles in the quarterfinal round of the 2020 10th Region Tournament that will get underway tonight at…

KHSAA State Cross Country Meet Will Be Held In Bourbon County

By Editor | October 18, 2020

Best High School Distance Runners In The State Of Kentucky Coming To Paris Next Week   NEWS RELEASE | KHSAA   LEXINGTON, KY – After years of hosting the State High School Cross Country Championships at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, this year the best runners and teams around the state will be in…

George Baker Is Bringing Passion And Knowledge To The Greyhounds Basketball Program

By Editor | September 3, 2020

Baker, A Former Runner-up For Mr. Kentucky Basketball, Will Lead The Greyhounds   IVAN K. RICE I doctorofsports@aol.com   PARIS, KY – George Baker, nicknamed “the Human Highlight Maker” when he played high school basketball at Lexington Paul Laurence Dunbar, was announced by the school’s Athletic Director Cary Barr as the new boys basketball coach at…

Bourbon County’s Bethany Simpson Ranked As The 27th Best XC Incoming Freshman In The Nation

By Editor | August 22, 2020

      She’s The Second Fastest XC Freshman In Kentucky     IVAN K. RICE I doctorofsports@aol.com   PARIS, KY – If the Governor or the Health Officials don’t stop it, the 2020 fall high school sports season in the state of Kentucky will start in two weeks, while football will start its regular season in three…

Cullan Brown Made Big Impression On And Off The Golf Course

By Editor | August 12, 2020

By LARRY VAUGHT | For The Citizen The death last week of 20-year-old Cullan Brown obviously touched the golf world in a big way because of his immense talent on the course. He was a former Kentucky state high school champion and two-time state runner-up at Lyon County. He had a terrific freshman season at…